For Patients

The John R Graham Headache Center

(Under Construction)

ACHE (American Headache Society Committee for Headache Education)

http://www.achenet.org/

ACHE is sponsored and directed by AHS which is a professional society of health care providers dedicated to the study and treatment of headache and face pain. Founded in 1959, AHS brings together physicians and other health providers from various fields and specialties to share concepts. The Web site provides information about a number of headache topics, including information in Spanish. These informational leaflets and several headache diaries are available for download and printing.

American Migraine Foundation

http://www.americanmigrainefoundation.org

The AMF is a charitable foundation administered by the American Headache Society. Its goal is to raise money “to support innovative research that will lead to improvement in the lives of those who suffer from migraine and other disabling headaches.”

Help for Headaches and Migraine

http://www.helpforheadaches.com/

This is a useful Web site created and maintained by Teri Robert, a person with migraine who has become a headache educator and an activist for improved funding for migraine research and treatment.

National Headache Foundation

http://www.headaches.org/

The world's largest voluntary organization for the support of headache sufferers. The organization provides people-to-people support to those who struggle with frequent and extreme headaches and gives health-care providers and their patients access to resources.

 

For Professionals

American Headache Society

http://www.americanheadachesociety.org/

AHS is a professional society of health care providers dedicated to the study and treatment of headache and face pain. Founded in 1959, AHS brings together physicians and other health providers from various fields and specialties to share concepts and developments about headache and related conditions.

International Headache Society

http://www.ihs-headache.org/

The International Headache Society is an international professional organization for those who treat headache problems. The society publishes the criteria used to diagnose and classify headaches, and provides money for fellowship training in headache

National Institute of Neurological Disorders and St

http://www.ninds.nih.gov/

The mission of the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke is to reduce the burden of neurological disease—a burden borne by every age group, by every segment of society, by people all over the world.